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This guide will lead you through the process of downloading, installing, and setting up Endnote on your computer.

Downloading and Installation

 1. Navigate to

 2. Login on the USD portal.




 3. Read the information about software compatibility with other bibliographic software and click on the “PC” download link.


4. The file will be downloaded, and you will see the zipped “ENX9Inst” folder. Right click and select “Extract All…” to extract the files.


5. Select a destination to extract the compressed zipped folders and click “Extract”.


6. Double click on “ENX9Inst” windows installer package to start installation.


7. There are a series of installation steps to be followed. The appropriate responses are written below respective images.

Click “Next”


Read the agreement and accept the license by clicking “Accept”.


Click “Next”.


Read license agreement, select the “I accept the license agreement” radio button and click “Next”.


Select installation type as “Typical” and click “Next”.


Use the default destination folder or browse a different one of your choice and click “Next”.


Click “Next” to begin the installation.


System update and installation will begin.


Click “Finish” to complete the installation.


Click on EndNote folder to access the program. 



You have successfully downloaded and installed EndNote X9 on your computer.

If you have any problems with this process, please contact the ITS Help Desk.


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